53 / REGIONAL SECURITY AND COOPERATION IN SOUTH EAST EUROPE


20 – 26 June 2011   print this page

Course directors:

Lee Kendall Metcalf, Florida State University, United States
Radovan Vukadinović, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Anton Grizold, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia


Course description:

The Region of South East Europe is slowly approaching Euro-atlantic integration ( EU and NATO ) but there are still some unfinished issues ( Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo and Macedonia). The aim of the course is to analyse current security developments and challenges in the region among young scolars and leaders from the region but also from the United States ( Florida State University). Regional cooperation in seen as the most important tool in process of stabilization of the region and approachment to the EU and NATO.

* In order to receive credits the participants are expected to present their Papers and to attend the classes. For more information please contact course directors.


Course lecturers:

Lee Kendall Metcalf, Florida State University, United States
Radovan Vukadinović, University of Zagreb, Croatia


Work Schedule:

Monday 20 June

Arrival of the participants

Tuesday 21st June

10.00- 11.00

Opening session

  • Prof. Radovan Vukadinović, University of Zagreb
  • Prof. Lee Metcalf, Florida State University
  • 11.00-11.30

    “WHO is WHO?”, “WHY I AM HERE”

    Introduction of the participants

    11.30-13.30

    SEE between Globalization and Marginalization

  • Prof. Radovan Vukadinović, University of Zagreb
  • Discussion

    Wednesday 22nd June National Holiday in Croatia

    WORKSHOP I

    10.00-13.00

    SEE and Euroatlantic integrations (NATO, European Union)

  • Prof. Lidija Čehulić, University of Zagreb
  • Montenegro on its way to Euroatlantic integrations

  • M.A. Nikoleta Tomović, University Donja Gorica
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina –what’s going on?

  • M.A. Martina Planinić Vuletić, University of Mostar
  • Discussion

    Thursday, 23rd June National Holiday in Croatia

    WORKSHOP II

    10.00-13.30 AMERICAN DAY

    The Obama Doctrine and American Foreign Policy Tradition

  • Prof. Lee Metcalf, Florida State University
  • Participants from Florida State University

  • Mike Kline, Brandon Stewart, Victoria Varela, Sarah Layton, Elizabeth Cole, and Courtney Hutcheson.
  • Discussion

    Friday 24th June

    WORKSHOP III

    10:00-12.00

    Terrorism- A New Threats to SEE Security? Afganistan, Pakistan- what shoul be done?

  • PhD. Robert Mikac, Croatia
  • Discussion

    Closure of the Seminar/ Awarding Certificates

    Saturday, 25th June National Holiday in Croatia

    Options: Trip to Mostar

    Trip to Montenegro

    (have to be payed and organized by the participants)

    Departure of the Participants

    Sunday, 266h June Departure of the Participants